FTP (File Transfer Protocol) is a common protocol for transferring files between computers over networks

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Sync from FTP to local to SVN

We use SVN to manage code changes in one online site. After changes are committed we could create hook to upload new code to ftp. However, site content is maintained from online backend. This backend ...
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AllowGroup in proftpd not working

i want to limit ftp logins to only users from a specific group: in /etc/proftpd/proftpd.conf i have: <Limit LOGIN> AllowGroup ftpuser </Limit> but i can still connect to ftp ...
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vsftpd and persistent errors

I'm configuring a ftp user using this : useradd mz -d /home/ftp/mz -s /bin/false then check password: passwd mz and setting permissions chmod -R 777 /home/ftp/mz and changing owner chown ...
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CMD FTP Issues Works on Server 2012, Not on Win 7

I have the below command script running as a scheduled task on my Win 2012 Server without any issues. I want to replicate this on a clients Win 7 x64 computer. echo user [username]>> ...
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Is it possible to define a custom basepath for proftpd home directories?

I know the DefaultRoot ~ setting that you can use to jail users into their home directories but I need to customize this. When authenticating with proftpd I get the user's home-directory from ldap ...
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Block web browser FTP integration on CentOs 6

I'm switching over to a new provider and I can't remember what I did on my old server to block browser FTP log in. What I mean by browser log in, is that someone can go to a web browser and type ...
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How to get nmap to show ftp banner / welcome message?

What are the commands to get nmap to show ftp banner responses?
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How do I determine in a shell script if a FTP host is up? [closed]

I need help writing a for loop to work with ftp. It needs to get its input from a text file of addresses. The scipt does not need to fully connect, just show if host is up or not. what I got so far: ...
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Can a single folder can be configured for both anonymous FTP and HTTP in IIS 7.0

I am using Windows server 2008 R2 VPS(with IIS 7) as my web server for hosting websites, ftp etc. Can I configure a anonymous ftp account to work with both ftp and http? (FTP account with security ...
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bash script with lftp with redirected input

I need lftp to connect to a list of hosts from a list file which are in IP address format. Then, if a ftp server is up, log that address (and if possible, device type, in this case routers) to a text ...
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How do I change the .bash_history file location?

I'm running CentOS 6.x and want to move the .bash_history to a different location. The home directories of my users are (because I run a VPS) in /var/www/vhost/<domain>.<tld> which is FTP ...
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FTP clients: why don't they start downloading right away?

A minute ago I wanted to download a Wordpress installation on one of my servers. This is an existing installation that I wanted to remove and download for backup. I fired up Cyberduck, my FTP-client, ...
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FTP: Connection Refused

I am trying to transfer files between a Linux PC to a Windows PC. I can ftp the Linux PC with localhost ftp localhost prompts for the username and password and the login is successful. But when ...
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Apache ftpd not stoping

I am using apache ftpd server on my development PC. I don't want to load it as service. I can start it using ftpd.bat but can not stop it. Each time I start this I have to stop it from Task Manager. ...
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Windows 2012 permission - writer users

I'm using Windows 2012 server with IIS FTP component. I'm created a new local user in the server that clients, who using FTP protocol, can access with. The client is "Writer only". I'm want to give ...
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filezilla server 530 User cannot log in

I am trying to setup filezilla server to access files remotely. I am able to connect and list the files using local address (192.168.x.x). Now I am trying to connect through dedicated IP over ...
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FTP in xampp or vsftpd

I just know Xampp can provide web, SQL and ftp services on the server. I also know vsftpd gives ftp service. So which one do I choose if some one wants to give his server ftp service? Which one do you ...
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Curl won't work over FTP

I am trying to install Wine on my Macbook (OS X 10.9.3). First I tried using Homebrew which lists a set of dependencies and then goes to fetch the first. ==> Installing dependencies for wine: ...
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FTP blocked by firewall on windows 8.1 update 1 public network

I've recently upgraded to Windows 8.1 u1. I connect to VPN to one of my projects, over which I connect to FTP server (using Total Commander 8.51a). Now, when I try to connect, Total Commander hangs on ...
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having problems clearing a directory and uploading files via a batch file

I am running Filezilla-Server on a Windows 2012R2 Standard server. I am attempting to ftp in and send files from another Windows 2012R2 Standard server. I am running this batch file: @echo off cls ...
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Best alternative to Filezilla Client [closed]

I'm using Window XP. So I m not able to use Filezilla. Can anyone suggest the best FTP Software replacement for Filezilla? Free software preferred. Thanks
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How do I unpack .zip via FTP on Windows 8

I uploaded this .zip file using FTPRush to some FTP, now I need it to unpack, but can't figure out how. On FTPRush there's this command prompt when you click CTRL+R it's titled Send Raw Command to ...
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Windows 7 GUI-based FTP client can not get directory listing to vsftpd server

Client OS = Windows 7 ftp clients I've tried: GUI-Based = Filezilla, cuteftp, and coreftp The command line utility that comes with windows works and has no issues connecting to the FTP server or ...
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Efficient File Sharing with Synology NAS

I am using a Synology DS213. Before I got a new router I could transfer files very quick over the windows explorer. After getting a new router nothing seems to work for me. - Over Windows Explorer I ...
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Giving remote access to files for only a single directory on a Linux server

I need to give a user named "Bert" access to one directory (/var/www/application/thisDirectory/) on my Linux server. Initially, I tried to use FTP (actually SSH). My first thought was to chroot Bert ...
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Filezilla duplicate files at download

I've got a strange behavior with Filezilla and I hope someone is able to help me. When I download large amounts of data via ftp, Filezilla is showing a prompt, that the file is already downloaded and ...
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what is %username% in FTP

I just made a script to upload important files, but there are more then 1 user on my computer and I want it to upload the user that is using the program.. so like in cmd I tried to do something like ...
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FileZilla stomps all over rbash and scponly

Pretty straightforward question: I've got a stock Ubuntu install on a server and I'm trying to only allow certain users to scp files to their own home directories. I read up on rbash and scponly for ...
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Is there a way to store more website information in WinSCP?

FileZilla Windows FTP Client Below is a screenshot from FileZilla, you will notice one of it;s best features is that it allows you to store anything in the notes section. I often use this notes ...
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Move files from one server directly to another server without writing to PC disk

Forgive me if I word this Poorly. I'm working with a Linux desktop and several ESXi hosts. Lets name my desktop Desk-1 and the ESXi hosts ESXi-1 and ESXi-2 for simplicity's sake. I'd like to move ...
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Batch: backup, then delete old backup

I have a batch script that runs hourly. It connects to an FTP server, downloads a backup file, then deletes the oldest backup (backups are kept for 4hours by default). This is supposed to insulate our ...
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Anyone familiar with FTP/Filezilla?

I bought a home security camera. It's a Dlink DCS-5010L It has a motion sensor feature. And every time that motion sensor is triggered, it takes snap shots. And it has an option to send those ...
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cURL very long delay before starting download from ftp

I'm trying to write a script to download a file, convert it, then execute a program on the converted file. For some reason curl takes over 1 minute to start the file transfer. Command: curl ...
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monitor FTP folders

I will be running an FTP server ( most likely Filezilla ) on a windows machine. There will be 10 to 20 clients sending multiple files during each session. Is there a program that will monitor these ...
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FTP how to delete empty folders (only)

I need delete (automatically, recursively) lot of empty directories on server (there are non-empty dirs too). I have FTP access only (no SSH etc.). Exist some client, which can do this? Preferably ...
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exclude directories from ncftpput

I've got a .bat file with this command: ncftpput -R -u username -p password host remote/directory *. Basically, I want to not upload the following directories: libs/Smarty/ public_html/images/ ...
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raspberry pi. listening for command from servers

I have a raspberry pi that is attached to the same network as a few servers. Now I want to monitor these servers in a really basic way. I have written a program which does some checks on the server ...
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File open as read only from ftp server

im not sure if this has been addressed before but here is the case: I have a remote ftp server with some files on it. when connecting to this from an windows XP pc it all works fine. But from a ...
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Windows connect to FTP over SSH tunnel

I need to secure connect to my disk in home server from Windows computer where I do not have administrator rights. Windows support FTP and WebDAV. WebDAV support is strange... Windows 7 support only ...
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WINSCP: task scheduler not working but is working when executed from winscp console?

I have been trying to run a task scheduler named "Backup" that downloads the specified file from the FTP server to my local directory. When I executed the command manually from the winscp console it ...
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Upload the whole directory with ftp from command line [duplicate]

I've got this .bat file: ftp -s:commands.txt commands.txt: open www.domain.nl username password cd path/to/upload/to/ prompt how can I now upload the folder where I ran the .bat to the server? ...
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Why might one computer not be able to connect via FTP?

In my office we have ~12 computers on a network, connected via a TP-Link switch to a D-Link router to the local utility's ASDL service. We are a heterogeneous environment of wifi and wired ...
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FTP not working on FreeNAS

I'm trying to set up some client user accounts for FTP access to our FreeNAS server. SFTP works, but FTP does not. E.g., I created a user client, with home folder /mnt/raid-5x3/alpha/ftp/client1 ...
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Trouble Connecting to FTP Server on Android Smartphone

I do hope that I'm asking this in the correct community; the question, I think, has mostly to do with network topology. I'm trying to use FTPuse to setup a volume letter to my Android smartphone, but ...
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OSX Terminal: FTP upload only if file size different

I am currently using FileZilla to backup my Documents. The manual procedure for this is as follows: Sign in to FTP using username and password Open Documents folder on FTP site Drag documents from ...
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sFTP works on my new file server running Ubuntu Server - should I install an FTP server (e.g. vsftpd)?

I recently installed Ubuntu Server for the first time followed by LAMP. My plan is to have a separate computer to host my websites. So, next step I wanted to allow for FTP uploading. I'd heard of FTP ...
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TP-LINK 1043ND more secure FTP

Is it possible to connect to that router's attached NAS via something else than FTP where password is sent in cleartext? Is there some firmware that makes some other type of more secure connection?
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FTP File display works in filezilla, but lists blank in other apps? (Centos 6/vsftpd/ssh)

So had to basically re install entire server, lost everything, but I am trying to add this one script that has a custom installer that uploads the FTP files directly through its self extracting ...
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Apache+mod_ftp - how to set up FTP without altering “/” directory?

I have a WAMP on Apache 2.2 configured, up and running, now I have to add FTP functionality to it. Apparently the only solution that's available without compiling is mod_ftp, and good thing the server ...
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windows ftp that auto connects ftp://user:password@domain urls?

I'm setting up an intranet based app for managing a LOT of client domains (in the thousands) with each site having its own FTP account. As the operators will be dealing with clients over the phone I ...